Account Executive – Legal / Professional Services

Location
London (Greater)
Salary
£20,000 - £27,000 DOE
Posted
10 Oct 2016
Closes
10 Nov 2016
Ref
HS886317

This independent and award-winning PR consultancy, is currently seeking an individual at Account Executive level to join their growing team. Our client specialises in integrated media PR campaigns; successfully delivering such campaigns for a number of reputable law firms, with a focus on developing in depth analysis and insight into the Legal, Litigation PR and Professional Services sectors. The role’s principle focus will be ensuring high-profile coverage of clients’ PR campaigns, with scope to lead new business development.

As Account Executive your responsibilities will include:

  • Assisting with client accounts, helping collate media activity reports and media lists
  • Regularly liaising with clients, keeping them up to date with account progress
  • Developing journalist contacts across key trade media
  • Proficiently working with all forms of PR techniques, including press releases, case studies, articles and letter writing
  • Undertaking new business research and assisting with new business proposals

The successful candidate will demonstrate:

  • A interest for legal and professional services
  • Media relations and social media skills, whether through internship experience or agency experience
  • An understanding of B2B sales processes
  • Excellent verbal and written capabilities
  • A can-do and enthusiastic attitude

This is a really fantastic opportunity to play a key role in a successful agency, working closely with the senior team and receive brilliant training opportunities. If you feel you have the necessary skills and experience then please send your CV over to hannah@jflrecruit.com